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gullet

1. a less formal name for the oesophagus
2. the throat or pharynx

gullet

[′gəl·ət]
(anatomy)
(invertebrate zoology)
A canal between the cytostome and reservoir that functions in food intake in ciliates.

gullet

The concave space between saw teeth.
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The livestock off-take programme will require Sh60 million, food distribution Sh44 million and early recovery 420 million, Gullet added.
She added: "So this hospital, a big hospital in Gateshead, are thinking about unilaterally declaring 'We don't treat gullet cancer anymore'.
Gullet Quarry, near Malvern, where teen Russell O'Neill died |
The man who died at Gullet Quarry on Friday had not been named last night but was believed to be Eastern European.
The rains have caused death, swept homes away and destroyed food crops leaving an estimated 30,000 people in dire need of relief aid," said Abbas Gullet, the secretary general of the Kenya Red Cross Society.
According to the veterinarian attached to the zoo, the tigress, 'Era' died late on Tuesday night when the intended vomit wrongly entered the lungs through the wind gullet and aggravated the lungs.
eIuA bunch of excitement awaits all travel enthusiasts in and around the region as Musandam Sea Adventure unveils two new yachts, namely, eIMajaneIU, and Gullet eIMonalisaeIU.
THE photographs of the Royal Mail chief, Adam Crozier, on holiday in Barbados, stuck in my gullet.
The eight-year trials will determine whether the drug can stop the risk of oesophageal cancer, which affects the gullet and causes 7,500 deaths a year in the UK and is the fifth most common cancer killer.
5] To this book can added the two volumes of the British Official History by George MacMunn and Cyril Falls which, with a reputation for being much drier, are little used by Australian students of the war except when Gullet proves unhelpful.
Thanks to its mix of coconut oil, palm oil, and cream, each serving of Dibs slips roughly 20 grams a day's worth of saturated fat down your gullet.